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A German map of Silvertown and the Royal Docks area.

A German map of Silvertown and the Royal Docks area.
A German map of Silvertown and the Royal Docks area.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H1763
Description: Although the River Thames, with its distinctive shape, was used as a guide by the German bombers, the Luftwaffe also produced maps and photographic aids for their airmen. These were used to pinpoint specific targets in docklands.
Creator: Luftwaffe
Date: 1941
Credit line: Newham Archives and Local Studies Library Collection.
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